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North Carolina Church Caught Practicing Christianity. Neighbors Complain.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, religion, Christians, homelessness, poverty, bigotry, human rights )

- 359 days ago -
A church in Concord, NC, called Showers Of Blessings has become the target of complaints from its neighbors for following the teachings of the Bible.
SquatchâEUR(TM)s Open Thread 24/09/2015
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ben Carson, California, dark money in elections, GOP Hate, homelessness, jigsaw puzzle, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Muslim vilification, My Universe, Upworthy )

- 399 days ago -
Puzzle, 3 short takes, and My Universe Please keep TomCat in your thoughts and/or prayers
Obama Just Quietly Sent His Chief Of Staff To Count Homeless People In San Francisco
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama, Denis McDonough, San Francisco, Americans, homelessness, families, sadness, government, HUD, news )

- 631 days ago -
It's not every day a top-ranking White House official gets hands-on in a local operation -- especially with very few cameras around. But last Thursday evening, Denis McDonough did just that.
Homelessness Is Not a Crime -- and Neither Is Feeding the Hungry! ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, homelessness, law, crime, government, ethics, freedoms, politics, abuse, news, economy )

- 692 days ago -
Thirty-three cities now ban or are considering banning giving food to homeless people -- and some are threatening to throw people in jail in they're caught feeding the hungry.
Home Free? ~ Give The Homeless Homes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: homelessness, Utah, society, ethics, humans, interesting, freedoms, government, rights, economy, ethics, politics, democrats, republicans, housing )

- 772 days ago -
Handing mentally ill substance abusers the keys to a new place may sound like an example of wasteful government spending. But it turned out to be the opposite: over time, Housing First has saved the government money.
Did You Know, Do You Care? - More Than 600,000 Americans Are Homeless On Any Given Night
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Homelessness, Government, ethics? )

- 992 days ago -
More than 600,000 Americans are homeless on a given night, according to the latest government data, which conducts a count on a specific night in January every year. Nearly a quarter are children and a third were living in unsheltered places like parks...
DEMENTED: Hawaii State Rep. Smashes Homeless Peoples' Stuff With a Sledgehammer
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, ethics, politics, news, homelessness, Hawaii, u.s. )

- 1073 days ago -
The Rep. roams the streets and looks for homeless people in order to literally smash their possessions.
Homelessness - The Mole People of America - Who Cares?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: homelessness, constitution, freedoms, economy, healthcare, housing, obama, usa, government, news, socialsecurity, healthcare, media )

- 1289 days ago -
Homeless 'mole people', discovered in underground tunnels and shanty homes living in squalor, in Kansas City Missouri are evicted. What are the causes? What if this happens to You? Any Solutions Possible?
Mayor "1%" Bloomberg Tries to Make It Harder for Homeless to Get Into Shelters
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, poverty, economy, homelessness, ethics )

- 1810 days ago -
Last week the Bloomberg administration announced new eligibility rules that would make it harder for homeless people to get into city shelters, a cost-cutting measure astutely timed to coincide with the approach of winter.
Why Homelessness Is Becoming An Occupy Wall Street Issue
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, Occupy Wall Street, homelessness, protest, logistics of protest, personal needs, media, news, economy )

- 1830 days ago -
What the Occupy Wall Streeters are beginning to discover, and homeless people have known all along, is that most ordinary activities are illegal when performed in American streets.
Social Security Benefits Threatened, Take Action NOW!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, congress, corruption, socialsecurity, poverty, unemployment, homelessness, propaganda, economy, americans, politics, republicans, elections )

- 2272 days ago -
Republicans are gaining support of some Democrats to cut Social Security benefits and raise the retirement age. Please sign petition, note article, and message your friends to do the same!
Second Round of Homelessness for Katrina Victims as Fema Prepates to Enforce June 1 Deadline
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: katrina victims, human rights, human rights violation, homelessness, evictions, FEMA. FEMA trailers, bushadministration, obama )

- 2707 days ago -
The move by FEMA to enforce the June 1st eviction date for Gulf Region residents who live in temporary trailers not only lacks basic compassion but is also a derogation of the government's responsibilities to uphold fundamental human rights. If FEMA moves
End Homelessness! (Change Org.)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Homelessness, Poor people vs Rich people, injustice, social welfare )

- 2747 days ago -
The View From Tent City, U.S.A. "Having worked the streets of Nashville, Tennessee as a homeless outreach specialist for the past two years, I've had ample opportunity to spend time in a number of homeless encampments, or "tent cities"...
Family Homelessness Rising in the United States
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy, politics, society, homelessness, americans )

- 2906 days ago -
President-elect Barack Obama has vowed to help middle-class U.S. homeowners facing foreclosure, but he has said little about how he will help low-income families made homeless by a worsening economy.
Homelessness Increases Under Bloomberg's Plan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, homelessness, poverty )

- 3122 days ago -
Four years into Mayor Bloomberg's five year plan to end homelessness in New York City, more people than ever spent time in a shelter last year

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